The psychiatrist Karl Abraham died at the age of 48. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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German psychoanalyst who collaborated and studied under the legendary Sigmund Freud. The founder of modern psychiatry called him his ‘best pupil’.
His father, Nathan Abraham, was a Jewish religion teacher.
In neurotics, worm phobias are usually found as well as snake phobias.
A person who suffers from severe locomotor anxiety finds himself in an almost permanent state of mental tension. He wakes in the morning with the anxious expectation of having to go out somewhere in the course of the day.
Anyone who is interested in the psychology of children will have observed that whereas one child will resist temptation or seduction, another will easily yield to it. There are children who will hardly oppose any resistance to the invitation of an unknown person to follow him; others who react in an opposite way in the same circumstances.
Psychoanalytic investigation has shown that in mental patients excessive affection often turns to violent hostility.
The onset of mania occurs when repression is no longer able to resist the assaults of the repressed instincts.